Frank West Elementary has been serving students and their families since 1959. It is named for Frank E. West, a longtime Bakersfield resident, who served the school district in many capacities, including Director of Maintenance and Operations and Board Member. Frank West Elementary has worked hard, since day one, to provide the highest-quality education and student services to the children in attendance each and every day.
Frank West, 1959.
Frank West circa 1960’s.
Frank West circa 1970’s.
News article featuring picture from original Dedication (1959).
40th Anniversary invitation, 1999.
Bakersfield City School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identifications, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Penal code 422.55, or Government Code 11135, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.
If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the District’s Human Resource Administrator, at 661-631-4663, or at 1300 Baker Street, Bakersfield, California 93305. A copy of BCSD’s Uniform Complaint Procedures and Non-Discrimination policies are available by clicking here and/or upon request.